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The personal injury attorneys of Tremont Sheldon Robinson Mahoney have recovered more than $500 million in verdicts and settlements. Est 1960.

We Help After an Accident or Abuse

We Help After an Accident or Abuse

The personal injury attorneys of Tremont Sheldon Robinson Mahoney have recovered more than $500 million in verdicts and settlements. Est 1960.

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We have modified our office to help with social distancing. We are able to see clients inside or outside the office, or by video or telephone conference.

Courts are beginning to reopen, and insurance companies are resuming normal business. We are here for you and happy to help with insurance issues, medical bills and everything else.

We are open and ready to help…
We have modified our office to help with social distancing. We are able to see clients inside or outside the office, or by video or telephone conference.
Courts are beginning to reopen, and insurance companies are resuming normal business. We are here for you and happy to help with insurance issues, medical bills and everything else.

Over $70 Million

Awards and settlements collected for child victims of sexual abuse across Connecticut involving priests, clergy, teachers, coaches and family members.

$6.2Million

Landmark verdict holding an off-duty police officer responsible for failing to prevent a fatal drunk driving accident.

$6Million

Recovered award for family after proving the medical manufacturer knew about the faulty oxygen machine that killed a patient.

$5.39Million

Won settlement for truck accident victim by taking the case before the superior court after trucking company filed for bankruptcy.

$2.1Million

Largest verdict in Connecticut history involving serious injuries after a motorcycle accident.

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  4.  » U.S. marks June 15 as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

In an effort to raise awareness about the issue of elder abuse the World Health Organization and the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse designated June 15 as the World Elder Abuse Awareness Day nearly 10 years ago in 2006.

This began a national initiative as well, when President Obama made a proclamation recently on June 15 noting that Americans joined this worldwide effort to take a stand against elder abuse in the U.S. In his proclamation, the President noted that the issue of elder abuse is underreported and under-identified, but is without doubt a public health issue.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services division on the Administration of Community Living estimates that nearly five million elders are abused on an annual basis. However, only about one in five, or 20 percent, of those abuses against elders are ever discovered.

Although many people and their families may think that it cannot happen to them or that it won’t happen to their family member, it is very important to keep in mind and understand that elder abuse can affect any individual regardless of their race, ethnicity, gender, upbringing and socioeconomic status. Elder abuse can be in the form of physical, emotional and sexual abuse, or it can be neglect at the hands of caretakers and caregivers. Elder abuse can also be in the form of financial exploitation.

If someone suspects that their family member is suffering from elder abuse or recognizes signs of elder abuse, there may be legal options.

Source: The White House, “Presidential Proclamation – World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, 2015, ” June 12, 2015